Emily's Stitches: The Confessions of Thomas Calloway is a collection of interrelated short stories about a teenaged boy growing up in rural Georgia and faced with the challenges of approaching adulthood. When he stumbles across a young homeless girl, he must decide how best to protect her from the world despite the fact that he barely understands the world himself. Also included in this collection are five other short stories and three poems including qqRequiem, qq an authorized sequel of sorts to Scott Thompson's novel Young Men Shall See. Other notable selections include qqNegative Space, qq which tells the story of a recently divorced photographer who finds himself sharing Thanksgiving dinner with his ex-wife's family; qqGods for Sale, Cheap, qq a humorous examination of the commercialization of American religion; and qqMisdirection, qq the story of two down-on-their-luck hitmen and their quest for identity.If you have not read Scotta#39;s book yet, I suggest reading it before you read a Requiema as my story takes place a few years after ... It and aMisdirectiona are attempts to blend fantastic or mythical elements overtly into the real world and are clearly inspired by writers such as Neil Gaiman and ... Kindle so that I could assist him in getting the electronic edition of his latest book, Lost Years: The QuestforAvalon, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Emily's Stitches: The Confessions of Thomas Calloway and Other Stories|
|Publisher||:||Lulu.com - 2012-11-25|